A Midsummer Night's Dream : Critical Essays

A Midsummer Night's Dream : Critical Essays

by Dorothea Kehler
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Taylor & Francis
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A Midsummer Night's Dream : Critical Essays

This volume traces the modern critical and performance history of this play, one of Shakespeare's most-loved and most-performed comedies. The essay focus on such modern concerns as feminism, deconstruction, textual theory, and queer theory.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780815320098
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 12/28/1997
Series: Shakespeare Criticism Series , #19
Pages: 504
Product dimensions: 5.70(w) x 8.60(h) x 1.40(d)

Table of Contents

Bibliographic Survey of the Criticism, Dorothea Kehler
A Midsummer Night's Dream, Mark Van DorenM
• Imagination in A Midsummer Night's Dream, R.W. Dent
• Titania and the Ass's Head, Jan Kott
• "Jack Shall Have Jill
• / Nought Shall Go Ill," Shirley Nelson Garner
• Deference and Accommodation, Theodore B. Leinwand
• Festive Theory, Annabel Patterson
• Censorship and Representation, Barbara Freedman
• A Kingdom of Shadows, Louis A. Montrose
• Textual Theory and Literary Interpretation, Janis Lull
• Comic Version of the Theseus Myth, Douglas Freake
• Antique Fables, Fairy Toys: Elisions, Allusion, and Translation, Thomas Molsan
• Disfiguring Women with Masculine Tropes: A Rhetorical Reading, Christy Desmet
• Our Nightly Madness: Shakespeare's Dream Without The Interpretation of Dreams, Thelma N. Greenfield
• Chronotope and Repression, Susan Baker
• Preposterous Pleasures: Queer Theories, Douglas E. Green
• A Review of Ariane Mnouchkine's Le Songe d'une Nuit d' ft , 1968, Ann Friden
• Shakespeare at the Guthrie, 1975, Thomas Clayton
• Kenneth Branagh's A Midsummer Night's Dream, 1990, Robert A. Logan
• Brecht and Beyond: Shakespeare on the East German Stage, 1971-1980, Lawrence Guntner
A Midsummer Night's Dream: Nightmare or Gentle Snooze? 1970-1994, Mary Z. Maher
• Transposing Helena to Form and Dignity, 1994, Lisa J. Moore
• Marion McClinton's A Midsummer Night's Dream at the La Jolla Playhouse, 1995, Dorothea Kehler

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